Jiahao Cao

Jiahao Cao Computer Science and Technology
Tsinghua University
Beijing, P.R. China


  • 2015 to now: pursuing Ph.D., Department of Computer Science & Technology, Tsinghua University
  • 2011 to 2015: B.Sc degree, Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications

Research Projects

  • None

Research Interests

  • SDN
  • NFV
  • Network Security


  • Jing Zheng, Qi Li, Guofei Gu, Jiahao Cao, David K.Y. Yau, and Jianping Wu. "Realtime DDoS Defense Using COTS SDN Switches via Adaptive Correlation Analysis," In IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (TIFS), vol. 13, no. 7, pp. 1838-1853, 2018.
  • Zheng Liu, Mingwei Xu, Jiahao Cao, and Qi Li. "TSA: A Two-phase Scheme against Amplification DDoS Attack in SDN," In Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN), Beijing, China, December 2017.
  • Jiahao Cao, Mingwei Xu, Qi Li, Kun Sun, Yuan Yang, and Jing Zheng. "Disrupting SDN via the Data Plane: A Low-Rate Flow Table Overflow Attack," In Proc. of the 13th EAI International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SECURECOMM), Niagara Falls, Canada, October 2017. (Best Paper Award)

Teaching Assistant

  • 70240023 Computer network Architecture: Fall 2017
  • 40240882 Specialized Training of Computer Networks: Spring 2016, Spring 2017
  • 40240513 Principles of Computer Network:Fall 2016

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